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Doxepin & Metabolite Level, Blood

Mnemonic:    [Doxepin]
Name:    Doxepin & Metabolite Level, Blood
Specimen:    2 mL serum from a Red top tube. Do NOT use gel barrier tubes. EDTA plasma is also acceptable

Separate serum or plasma within 2 hours of collection. Place the sample in a labeled transport tube.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable up to 2 weeks refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0090102
  Method:    High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Note:    Reported as Doxepin, Nordoxepin and the total of the two.